Tag: Helicopter parenting

In Defense of Helicopter Parents

In Defense of Helicopter Parents

April 13, 2019

After years of hovering over their above-average offspring, helicopter parents let their kids go off to college. Kind of. Barbara,

A Present to Your Child? Give Them the Gift of Failure

A Present to Your Child? Give Them the Gift of Failure

August 25, 2015

On one of the pages of the program I compiled for my son’s Bar Mitzvah many years ago, was a

How Involved Should You (Parents) Be in the College Decision?

How Involved Should You (Parents) Be in the College Decision?

June 1, 2014

PARENT STORY I vowed that I was never going to be a helicopter parent. I told my daughter that it